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Month of: March


Date: March 1, 2017


Call to Order: 7:00 p.m.


Attendees: 13 Full members, 1 Associate member, 2 Guests


Roll call of minutes: Minutes of February meeting were approved as read. Motion: Kathy, Second: Bonnie.


President’s Report: Janet

Our property has been returned (walkie talkies, printer, calculator, adding machine and records of past shows).

Replaced lock on storage building due to a lock problem.


Corresponding Secretary Report: Carolyn

Notified of an Earth Dog competition near Atlanta


Treasurer’s Report: Kathy

Reported we have $22,259.31 in account, with Relief fund - $324.11

Committee Reports:


Show: Brian

Everything is on track

Stewards will be $80 per day ea.

Had a judge change (Mrs Patterson) due a conflict in her schedule.

Starting work on Premium. Need information by April 1, 2017


Trophies: Kathy

Thanked those donating to groups

Still need: Herding (both days) and Non-sport (Sunday)

Jr.’s are done


Vendors: Shirley/Janet

Nothing to report as it is too early for vendors to commit.


Raffle: Carlene

Items are trickling in. Still need more.


Chuck-A-Duck: Carlene

Will purchase ducks


AKC Activity: Barb

“B” Match – Medal of Honor park, May 6, 8a-2p

Will check on price for porta-potty.


Legislative Update: Bonnie

Article in the Mobile Press Register regarding show breeders by Ingrid ?, PETA President painted them in a very bad light

After discussion, it was decided that anyone having a rebuttal should send it to Carolyn and she will submit it to the Press Register.


AKC Update: Brian



New Member voting: None


Old Business:

Barbara - Match (see AKC activities)


Barbara/Laura – Obedience locations: Barb said she contacted Amanda Arnold and learned there are more sites available than thought. Not all school property has schools on them. She is checking on locations closer to I-10 for ease of access for all.


Barb – Handling Classes: Janet will do a signup form on the website. Stated Tues. nights were best. Can begin March 14.


Kathy – Meet the breeds: Went great! Daphne we met many wonderful friendly people. Mobile location was a little slower in traffic, but people were very nice.


New Business:

Meet and greet with visitors Rob and Cheryl.


Kathy inquired to Carolyn about recurring bills she needs to pay as Treasurer.


Adjournment: 8:09 p.m.

Motion: Barb

Second: Carlene

None opposed


Brags: Carlene, Taylor, Nicole, Laraine, Bonnie, Barbara, & Carolyn



It takes a big man to show a small dog,
It takes a REAL man to show a hairless one.

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